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CheapoAir leaps into leading trio spots – Top US travel websites, August 2013

CheapOAir has leapfrogged over Travelocity and Hotwire to become the third most popular agency website in the US.

A gain of 1% market share between July and August pushed the site in behind Priceline, which saw its share fall by around 0.5%.

Hotwire fell from third to fifth (down 1%) and Travelocity remained flat in fourth spot with a nominal 0.1% increase.

Most popular travel websites in the US for August 2013:

Agency

RankWebsiteDomainPercentage of VisitsPrevious Position
1Expediawww.expedia.com14.47%1
2Priceline.comwww.priceline.com10.97%2
3CheapOairwww.cheapoair.com6.81%5
4Travelocitywww.travelocity.com6.42%4
5Hotwirewww.hotwire.com5.96%3
6Orbitzwww.orbitz.com5.40%6
7Yahoo! Traveltravel.yahoo.com5.35%8
8Kayakwww.kayak.com4.62%7
9bookingbuddywww.bookingbuddy.com3.12%9
10Travelzoowww.travelzoo.com2.97%10

Destinations and Accommodation

RankWebsiteDomainPercentage of VisitsPrevious Position
1TripAdvisorwww.tripadvisor.com10.06%1
2Booking.comwww.booking.com5.09%2
3Hotels.comwww.hotels.com3.53%3
4Marriott Internationalwww.marriott.com2.71%4
5Hilton Hotels Onlinewww.hilton.com2.45%5
6InterContinental Hotels Groupwww.ihg.com2.13%7
7Vacation Rentals by Ownerwww.vrbo.com2.08%6
8Carnival Cruise Lineswww.carnival.com1.55%8
9Choice Hotels Internationalwww.choicehotels.com1.32%9
10National Park Servicewww.nps.gov1.21%10

Airlines

RankWebsiteDomainPercentage of VisitsPrevious Position
1Southwest Airlineswww.southwest.com23.42%1
2Delta Air Lineswww.delta.com13.48%2
3United Airlineswww.united.com11.07%3
4American Airlineswww.aa.com8.96%4
5JetBlue Airwayswww.jetblue.com6.79%5
6US Airwayswww.usairways.com5.59%6
7Spirit Airlineswww.spiritair.com3.46%7
8Alaska Airlines and Horizon Airwww.alaskaair.com3.24%10
9Allegiant Airwww.allegiantair.com2.81%9
10AirTran Airwayswww.airtran.com2.69%8

Travel search terms

RankSearch TermPercentage of ClicksPercentage PaidPercentage OrganicPrevious Position
1mapquest3.74%0.78%99.22%1
2google maps1.94%0.47%99.53%2
3southwest airlines1.02%43.65%56.35%3
4maps0.81%0.76%99.24%4
5mapquest driving directions0.78%0.34%99.66%6
6expedia0.71%59.39%40.64%5
7united airlines0.63%5.63%94.37%7
8southwest0.57%29.78%70.22%-
9cheap flights0.47%64.21%35.79%8
10american airlines0.47%13.06%86.94%-

NB: Data couresy of Experian Hitwise

 
 
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  1. Iskra Rasheva

    Uuups the tables are missing!

     
 
 

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